Get to know more about Arra San Agustin
ARRA SAN AGUSTIN – Here are some details about the actress and television host particularly her personal background and career highlights.
The actress-television host is currently making waves online after being introduced earlier as the “Noontime Show Goddess.” Some have even gone as far as comparing her to Anne Curtis and Maine Mendoza, who host “It’s Showtime” and “E.A.T,” respectively.
Arra San Agustin, whose birth name is Arra Krisette San Agustin, is a versatile Filipino artist known for her roles in acting, hosting, modeling, and singing. She was born on April 25, 1995, in Calapan, Oriental Mindoro, Philippines. Standing at a height of 1.63 meters (5 feet 4 inches), she has made a significant mark in the entertainment industry.
Arra San Agustin’s career took off in 2015 when she became one of the top five finalists in the sixth season of “StarStruck,” a popular reality-based talent search show aired on GMA Network. During this period, she was also pursuing a degree in psychology at De La Salle University, which she successfully completed a year later.
She made her initial appearances in various TV shows, including “Maynila,” “Magpakailanman,” “Karelasyon,” “Dear Uge,” and “Usapang Real Love Presents: Perfect Fit.” In 2016, she joined the cast of the long-running comedy show “Bubble Gang.”
One of her significant roles came in 2016 when she portrayed Ariana, the “sarkosi” or reincarnation of Amihan, in the fantasy series “Encantadia.” In 2018, she played Anna Lazaro in the sci-fi action series “The Cure” opposite Ken Chan. Afterward, she starred as Carol Flores, Ken Chan’s childhood best friend and love interest, in the drama series “My Special Tatay.”
Arra San Agustin is not limited to acting; she also hosts “Taste MNL,” an exclusive GMA online show where she takes viewers to popular restaurants around the metro for a gastronomic adventure. In 2019, she landed her first lead role as Audrey Segundo in the drama series “Madrasta,” alongside Juancho Trivino. In 2022, she took on another lead role as Bella Melendez in the adventure series “Lolong,” alongside Ruru Madrid.